Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term AS400 in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AS400 over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM AS/400
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +89
Contract jobs citing AS400 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.45% 0.13% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 0.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Birmingham median daily rate £300 - -
West Midlands median daily rate £300 £180 £318
% change year-on-year +66.67% -43.31% -29.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £45.00 £15.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +200.00% -64.71% -

AS400 is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 435 440 363
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 27.83% 28.72% 26.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 290 221
Birmingham median daily rate £385 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £228 £200 £213
90th Percentile £500 £541 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
% change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.22 £16.75 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.13% +17.54% +9.20%
10th Percentile £9.21 £10.60 £10.92
90th Percentile £29.08 £20.51 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £17.05
% change year-on-year +14.29% -7.62% -14.75%

AS400
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing AS400 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for AS400 in Birmingham

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AS400 in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for AS400 in Birmingham

AS400
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AS400 in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AS400 in Birmingham

AS400
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AS400 in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AS400 in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AS400 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for AS400.

1 4 (57.14%) RPG
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) E-Procurement
4 1 (14.29%) EDI
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) Misys
4 1 (14.29%) CA
4 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Misys Equation
4 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
4 1 (14.29%) Infor
4 1 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (14.29%) iSeries
4 1 (14.29%) RPG IV
4 1 (14.29%) Infor M3
4 1 (14.29%) Talend

AS400
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Infor M3
1 1 (14.29%) Misys Equation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Business Systems Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Programmer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Electronic Trading
2 1 (14.29%) E-Procurement
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) RPG
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) RPG IV
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) CA
2 1 (14.29%) Infor
2 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Misys
2 1 (14.29%) Talend
2 1 (14.29%) VMware